Cyclamineus Narcissus, Cyclamen Daffodil
Narcissus 'Mite'

Family: Amaryllidaceae (am-uh-ril-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Narcissus (nar-SIS-us) (Info)
Cultivar: Mite
Hybridized by Gore-Booth-Mitsch
Registered or introduced: 1935
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Division:

Division 6 - Cyclamineus

Miniature

Height:

under 6 in. (15 cm)

Spacing:

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

Bloom Time:

Late Winter/Early Spring

Mid Spring

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Bright Yellow

Foliage:

Unknown - Tell us

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Garberville, California

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On May 4, 2015, DaylilySLP from Dearborn Heights, MI (Zone 6a) wrote:

Date when entry last modified
26 April 2001

Positive

On Jan 16, 2005, ladyrowan from Garberville, CA (Zone 9a) wrote:

All yellow with extremely reflexed petals, a long, narrow trumpet and a bit larger than the species cyclamineus.

Early blooming

5-6"